The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 133 136
Rank change year-on-year +25 +3  
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.86% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 8.42% 3.48% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 7
Median daily rate £325 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -5.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.58 £26.75
% change year-on-year +7.24% -0.65%  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 202 345 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 10.16% 12.26% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 222 165
Median daily rate £350 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +36.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £215 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £588 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 41
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +37.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £23.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +22 9 £435 +16.00% 10
South Yorkshire +9 5 £325 +23.80%
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) DNS
3 14 (58.33%) LDAP
3 14 (58.33%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) HP
4 13 (54.17%) NetApp
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco
6 10 (41.67%) IBM
6 10 (41.67%) Dell
6 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (37.50%) F5
8 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 7 (29.17%) XenApp
9 7 (29.17%) DHCP
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) Back Office
10 6 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (20.83%) DevOps
11 5 (20.83%) Puppet
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (20.83%) Replication
11 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.83%) vRealize
12 4 (16.67%) Workflow

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) nginx
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) LDAP
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
5 3 (12.50%) HTTP
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) SMTP
5 3 (12.50%) SSH
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) OpenFlow
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) VSAN
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Server Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Database Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) REST
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Replication
3 4 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 4 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
6 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) Workflow
3 4 (16.67%) Workflow Development
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Service Design
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) XenApp
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (12.50%) vCloud
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Docker
6 1 (4.17%) KVM
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) vRealize
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) SmoothWall
3 2 (8.33%) WSUS
4 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.17%) Icinga
4 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) Packer
4 1 (4.17%) Rancher
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.17%) Terraform
4 1 (4.17%) vMotion
4 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) HP
2 13 (54.17%) NetApp
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) Dell
4 10 (41.67%) IBM
5 9 (37.50%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) Infoblox
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Veeam
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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